Our Staff

Introducing Our Staff
The staff at a Cut Above travels to Las Vegas, NYC and Toronto, attending educational seminars
to bring back the latest and greatest styling techniques, products and services to our area.


Michelle – Owner/Stylist/Certified Hair & Individual Eyelash Extension Technician/Certified Make-up Artist/Certified Brazilian Blow-out Technician
Master stylist and salon owner, Michelle started her career in 1991. It didn’t take long for her to have a following of clients who appreciate her attention to detail. Michelle had always aspired to own a salon so that she could create the perfect experience. She feels that building a staff through apprenticeship is the best approach so that all of the stylists have the same core training and workmanship. Because of her dedication to be the best, Michelle has continued her education well beyond gettng her masters in cosmetology. She has trained under some of the nation’s best stylists and educators, helping to make her one of the most sought-after stylists in the Central New York area. She specializes in complete make-overs, creating the “total look” for all ages and genders. Her experience and ability allow her to mold hair, skin, and nails that are ordinary into a creation that is extraordinary!
Amber – Manager/Master Stylist
Amber has been in the beauty industry for over eight years and specializes in multi-dimensional foiling, special effects coloring, and men’s cuts. Her poised and professional demeanor puts people at ease, while she is designing the perfect look for each individual.
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 Jessica – Master Stylist
With over 20 years of experience, Jessica has mastered all realms of the beauty industry. She specializes in updos, waxing, and perms. Her customized coloring and design skills to bring out the best in someone’s facial shape, skin tone, and eye color have her services sought after by many. Jessica is a fiercely passionate stylist who loves to continue her education, learning new services and techniques to bring out the utmost beauty in each of her clients.
 Samantha – Stylist
Samantha is a highly passionate and affectionate stylist who loves the beauty industry.



 Alysia – Head Receptionist
Alysia is a senior at Post University in Waterbury, Connecticut and is pursuing a degree in Business Administration. She is a lovely young  woman who enjoys working in the beauty industry as much as her stylist co-workers!
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Hours: M – F 9a to 8p; Sat 9a to 4p; Sun 9a to 1p
Telephone: (315) 298-6673